A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 69 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (43 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019g83g7ei. Id of event: ak019g83g7ei. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:04:14 / 9:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.4049 West, latitude 66.3167 North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/12/19 / 2019-12-19 18:04:14 / December 19, 2019 @ 6:04 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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